Augustus Emperor Bust
Authentic Augustus Emperor Bust, the first Roman Emperor
A bust is a memorial to a very special person. It is an essential part of the culture of remembrance, expresses appreciation as well as identification and makes other people think. The bronze bust of Emperor Augustus does just that. Its authentic appearance and polished marble base also make it a very handsome accessory and a highlight in the living room, study or even hallway.
The history of Emperor Augustus
Emperor Augustus was the nephew of the great Julius Caesar and won the power struggles within the Roman Empire that followed his death. From 31 B.C. to 14 A.D. he was the sole ruler of the Roman Empire and under the motto of restoring the Republic, he ended all the civil wars in the Roman Empire and thus ensured a period of peace, which has been named after him with the words Pax Augusta.
After many years of turmoil under different rulers, Augustus ensured a good coexistence in prosperity. So Augustus symbolically stands for an excellent leader who used his abilities to bring something good to his people. He symbolically stands for peace, freedom and good will. The bust tells this story and symbolism in its own and special way.
Sturdy and detailed construction
The bust itself is made of finely ground alabaster plaster. Alabaster plaster, unlike conventional plaster, is a very high-quality material from nature that has high durability and stability. The material is widely used in art and monument conservation, as it is very finely malleable and dries out very hard. The material is ideal for a sturdy bust that will bring a piece of history to your living room. The also very high quality polished marble base completes the bust with a brass plate, on which the name ""Augustus"" is additionally noted once again.
- Height: approx. 28 cm
- Made in Germany
- High-quality and stable materials
For a particularly faithful appearance, the surface of the bust consists of a detailed bronze patina, which was applied by hand and is visually almost indistinguishable from a real patina. The patina gives the bust an appearance that can be mistaken for an original bust that is several hundred years old. The bust is made of high quality from head to base and with great attention to detail. By purchasing this bust, you can place a valuable piece of history of great importance in high quality and detailed form directly in your own living room.
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